WASHINGTON: Mike Tuffin is joining APCO Worldwide as a VP after leading communications for two healthcare trade associations.
Tuffin will work with APCO's healthcare and pharmaceutical clients on public policy issues.
"By definition, pharmaceutical companies will continue to battle the larger question of how to make healthcare more affordable," he said about the challenges facing the industry.
He joins from America's Health Insurance Plans, where he was director of strategic communications.
He previously held a similar role at the Pharmaceutical Researchers and Manufacturers of America as well as legislative position on two presidential and several congressional campaigns.